CATTERICK April 8 (peacefully), in St. Helens Nursing Home, late of Neville Road, Darlington. Margaret Emily, aged 93 years, sister of Ethel and the late Muriel. Funeral Tuesday, April 27. Would friends please meet 2.45 p.m. for service and committal West Cemetery Chapel, Darlington Crema-torium. Family flowers only please.
COAD April 15, peacefully at home, of Gainford. Bertram Wilfred, aged 90 years, much loved father of Christine, who will be sadly missed by his family and friends. To be received into St. Osmund's Church, Gainford on Thursday at 6.30 p.m. Requiem Mass on Friday at 10.00 a.m., followed by interment. Rest in Peace
COE April 18 (in hospital), of Yarm Road, Darlington. Arthur Joseph, aged 83 years. A dearly loved father, father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother. Funeral Monday. Friends please meet for service at The West Cemetery Chapel at 9.45 a.m. followed by cremation. Flowers may be sent if desired to, Seaton Leng & Son Ltd., Bondgate, Darlington.
COLLINSON April 21, of 26 Hedley Hill Terrace, Waterhouses. Henry (Harry), aged 82 years. Beloved husband of the late Jennie, a loving father of Heather, Jeanette and Jim and a dear father-in-law, grandad and great-grandad. Friends please meet for service in St. Paul's Church, Waterhouses on Wednesday, April 28, at 10.30 a.m. followed by interment in Parkwood Cemetery.
COLLU April 19 (in hospital). Giovanni, aged 66 years, of Northallerton, dear husband of Elsie and much loved father of Anna. Funeral service to be held at Sacred Heart R.C. Church, Northallerton on Monday, April 26 at 11.00 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Liver Unit at St. James' Hospital, Leeds. Rest In Peace
COOK April 18, formerly of Coundon. Ethel Watson, aged 93 years, a dear daughter and beloved sister. Will friends please meet for service in St. James' Church, Coundon at 10.40 a.m. on Monday, April 26, followed by cremation at Durham.
COOPER April 16 (peacefully, in hospital), of Rise Carr, Darlington. Pearl, aged 73 years, much loved wife of the late John, beloved mam of Pat, Paul and the late June, treasured nana and great-nana. Funeral Monday, April 26. Would friends please meet 2.45 p.m. for service and committal at the West Cemetery Chapel, Darlington Crematorium.
COULSON April 20 (suddenly, at home) in Wolsingham. Catherine (Cathy), aged 76 years. Beloved wife of William, devoted mam of David William, dear mother-in-law to Angela, also a much loved and loving grandma to William and Emma. Will friends please meet for service in Wolsingham Parish Church at 3.15 p.m. on Monday, April 26, followed by interment in the church yard.
COURTLEY April 17 (suddenly, after a short illness), of Newton Aycliffe. William Edward (Ted), aged 84 years. Beloved husband of Doreen, a loving dad of Carol, Christine and Neil, also a much loved grandad and great-grandad and a dear brother, father-in-law and uncle. The funeral service will take place on Friday, April 23, 1.00 p.m. at St. Clare's Church, prior to a private interment. Friends are welcome, please meet at the church. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu may be made to, The British Heart Foundation, c/o, 35 Hatfield Road, Newton Aycliffe. DL5 5PW.
COX Arnold, aged 56 years, (formerly of Gordon Lane, Ramshaw). Passed away at his home in Cumbria on Monday, April 19, 2004. A much loved husband of Thelma and dearest dad of Richard, also a beloved brother of Tommy and John. Funeral service to be held at St. John The Avangilist Church, Cross Canonby, Cumbria on Thursday, April 22, at 3.30 p.m. followed by a graveside service and burial at Evenwood Cemetery, Oaks Bank, County Durham on Friday, April 23, at 11.30 a.m. Cortege to leave from The Bridge Inn car park Ramshaw. Floral tributes and enquiries to, Walker's Funeral Directors, 80 Wigton Road, Carlisle. Tel: (01228) 515650.
CRAM April 20, in Brisbane, Australia (formerly of Ferryhill and Spennymoor). Tom, aged 88 years, beloved husband of Mary and a dearest father and grandfather. Tom was the youngest son of Annie and Tom Cram, late of Ferryhill Station, beloved brother of the late Cis, Jack and Doris. He will be sorely missed by his surviving sister Edna, now of Sedgefield.
DAVIS On April 14, in St. Mary's Nursing Home, Chester-le-Street (late of Stanhope). Gordon, aged 89 years, beloved husband of the late Esther, much loved dad of Gary, Hazel, Raymond, dearest grandad and father-in-law of all the family. Friends please meet Chester-le-Street Parish Church on Wednesday, April 21 at 1.00 p.m. for service, followed by cremation Durham at 2.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of flowers to St. Mary's Nursing Home, Church Chare, Chester-le-Street.
DAWES Catherine April 16 (peacefully), in Acron Grange, West Cornforth. Kitty, aged 89 years, formerly of Trimdon Village. Wife of the late Matthew, dearly loved mam of Malcolm and the late Brian, mother-in-law of Pat and the late Margaret, also a loving grandmother to Mark, Jennifer, Adam, Paul, Ian and Neil, great-grandmother to Benjamin, Jessica and Isabelle. Requiem Mass to take place in St. William's R.C. Church, Trimdon Village on Friday, April 23, at 2.00 p.m. prior to cremation at Durham Crematorium. Friends please meet at church.
EDNEY Nancy, aged 82 years, of Shirley Close, Evenwood, died peacefully in hospital on April 17. Beloved wife of the late Fred, much loved mam of Kathleen and Christ-opher, a dear mother-in-law to John and Christine and a loving nana and great-nana. Funeral service at Ramshaw Methodist Chapel on Thursday, April 22 at 10.30 a.m., followed by interment in Evenwood Cemetery. Friends please meet at the Chapel.
EILLES April 19 (in hospital), of Ushaw Avenue, Sherburn Village. Vena, aged 80 years. Dearly beloved wife of Jim and a much loved mother, mother-in-law and nanna. Service and cremation Durham Crematorium Monday, April 26, at 11.00 a.m. Friends please meet at the crematorium.
ELSOM April 17, of Windermere Court, Darlington. Thomas Herbert (Bert), aged 77 years, beloved husband of Florrie. Funeral particulars later.
ETHERINGTON April 16, of West Cornforth. Margaret Johnson, aged 82 years, beloved wife of the late Tom, a dearly loved mam of Tom, Margaret, John and Jen, a dear mother-in-law and a much loved nanna. Would friends please meet in The Salvation Army Hall, West Cornforth Friday for a service at 10.10 a.m. followed by committal at Durham Crematorium.
FALLON April 17, of 43a Hope Street, Crook. Tommy, aged 83 years, beloved husband of the late Jenny, a dearly loved father of Terry, Tony and Bernard, a dear father-in-law of Janet and a loving grandfather of Simon, Catherine and James. Friends please meet for Requiem Mass in St. Cuthbert's R.C. Church on Thursday, April 22 at 10.00 a.m., followed by interment. On whose soul sweet Jesus have mercy. R.I.P
FAWCETT April 19 (in hospital, after a short illness), of Sadberge, late of Great Smeaton. Stanley (Stan), aged 87 years, sadly missed by family and friends. Service to be held at the West Cemetery Chapel Tuesday, April 27 at 1.15 p.m., prior to cremation. Family flowers only please.
FIELD April 18, of Grangeside, Blackwell. Joyce, aged 63 years, devoted and adored wife of Michael and a dear mother and grandmother. Funeral service to take place in The West Cemetery Chapel on Wednesday at 10.45 a.m. followed by interment. Flowers may be sent to Seaton Leng & Son Ltd., 59a Bondgate, Darlington. DL3 7JR. Telephone (01325) 465647.
FREEMAN April 17 (in hospital), of Westminster Road, Darlington. June, aged 64 years, dearly beloved wife of Alfred George (Alf), very special mum of Andrea, Lesley, Anthony, Anne, Pat, Marie, John, David and Michael, dear mother-in-law and much loved grandma and great-grandma. Funeral Monday. Would friends please meet for service in St. John's Church at 1.00 p.m., followed by interment West Ceme-tery. Flowers may be sent to Seaton Leng and Son Ltd., Bondgate, Darlington.
FRENCH April 15 (suddenly, in hospital), of Mayflower Court, Darlington. Raymond, aged 67 years, dear brother of Harry, Sheila, Brenda and Bobby. Funeral Monday, April 26. Would friends please meet 10.30 a.m. for a graveside service at the West Cemetery, Darlington. Floral tributes, if desired, c/o Co-operative Funeral Service, 50 St. Cuthbert's Way, Darlington.
GARTLAN April 8 (suddenly, in hospital), of Darlington. James (Jimmy), aged 63 years, dearest husband of Barbara, loving dad of Joanne, dear step dad to Gavin and Karey-Ann and a dear brother-in-law. Family flowers only please, by request.
GOLDING April 19 (peacefully, at home), of The Croft, Sowerby, Thirsk. Paul, aged 81 years. Beloved husband of Elizabeth, loving father of Roy, Eleanor, Patricia and Paul, dearly loved grandad and great-grandad. Funeral service at St. Mary's Church, Kilburn on Tuesday, April 27, at 2.00 p.m. followed by interment. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to church funds and The Yorkshire Cancer Research.
GOODRUM April 19 (suddenly, on holiday), of Inchcape Terrace, Easington. Ella, (nee Laight), aged 82 years. A devoted wife of Leslie, a much loved and loving mother of Christine and Ronald, mother-in-law of Valerie and treasured grandmother of Paul and David. Funeral to take place on Tuesday. Will friends please meet for service at The Church of Ascension, Easington Colliery at 10.00 a.m., followed by interment in Easington Colliery Cemetery and afterwards at Easington Colliery Miners Welfare Hall.
GORDON Alfred Henry (Alfie), aged 87 years, of Staindrop House, Staindrop, died peacefully in hospital on April 17. Beloved husband of Edwina, dearly loved father of Alan and Jean and a dear father-in-law, much loved grandfather and great-grandfather. Funeral service at St. Mary's Church, Staindrop on Friday, April 23 at 10.30 a.m., followed by interment in the cemetery. Friends please meet at the Church.